Sanoma Corporation, Press Release, 4 December 2012

Research firm Regi has conducted a survey of listed companies’ investor relations for the fifteenth consecutive year. Sanoma’s Head of Investor Relations, Martti Yrjö-Koskinen, was awarded for the best investor relations officer amongst the largest listed companies in Finland.

Facts of the survey
The survey IR Nordic Markets 2012 is organized by the analyst company Regi in cooperation with NASDAQ OMX. Regis annual survey is the most comprehensive of its kind. In the study, a total of 161 listed Nordic companies were evaluated among large cap and mid cap companies. A total of 1616 company specific evaluations were collected from the beginning of August to mid October 2012. In fierce competition among 41 Finnish companies, the prize for best efforts in investor relations in 2012 was awarded in three categories - Best Company, Best IRO and Best CEO. Source: Regi

Additional information
Sanoma's Group Communications, Robin Janszen, tel. + 31 20 851 2108 or

Sanoma inspires, informs and connects. Sanoma is a leading European group with a focus on consumer media and learning. We bring information, experiences, education and entertainment to millions of people every day. We employ nearly 11,000 professionals in some 20 countries. In 2011, the Group’s restated net sales totalled EUR 2.4 billion. Sanoma shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.